Department of Labor and Regulation

Title - Labor Market Information Center

Quarterly Census of Employment & Wages (QCEW)
(workers and pay covered by unemployment insurance)

Retrievable Data

Annual Data Quarterly Data
Statewide Statewide
County Map County Map
Rapid City MSA Rapid City MSA
Sioux Falls MSA Sioux Falls MSA
United States or Other States United States or Other States

Business Employment Dynamics data for South Dakota (and other states, from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics website)

About Business Employment Dynamics data

QCEW Data Viewer - a tool from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics providing point and click access to 2012 and 2013 QCEW data for all areas within the nation.

Annual Summaries

2013 (most recent annual summary available)

Archived QCEW annual summaries (in Adobe .pdf format*)

2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012

See definition of covered workers.

Technical Notes

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Marcia Hultman, Secretary
700 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501-2291
Tel. 605.773.3101
Fax. 605.773.6184